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Modern Living

Housing for veterans in Montreal continues the Modernist ideal of rationally planned, airy, brightly-lit housing.

Out with the Mould

Mould in buildings can cause health problems, but can be easily controlled by avoiding the build-up of moisture.

Digital Disappointments

An assessment of electronic resources for architects sends our reviewer running back to Banister Fletcher's printed pages.

House in Tokyo by Kazuyo Sejima

Sejima, a dedicated minimalist in the Miesian tradition, oversees an international practice while maintaining a hectic schedule of lecturing, jurying for design…

Vital Signs in Garbage City

Contemporary Japanese architecture proposes a promising fusion of conceptual rigour, programmatic inventiveness, and environmental consciousness.

Rocket Architecture

Form follows rocket science at the 1957 Fort Churchill Rocket Range in northern Manitoba.

Friendly Giant

A telecommunications giant creates an innovative workplace rich in amenities and opportunities for spontaneous interaction.

Collegial Think Tank

The new Canadian headquarters of an international consulting company combine collegial workspaces and refined public areas in a dignified campus setting.

Enlightened Government

New federal government offices use innovative design to challenge hierarchical organizational structures.

Present-Tense Presentations

A new generation of audio-visual presentation technologies take advantage of computerization to deliver a sophisticated information package.
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